Love, at the cost of sounding immodest, can be described as an powerful emotion between entities. The romantically obsessed is often seen to be pulling off feats that seems impossible for the ordinary. But not all love stories end happily. Every now and often, the rejected beloved is found to be pursuing the betrothed intensely, thus turning into a nightmare for that person. These misguided lovers are often referred to as stalkers or obsessive lovers.
Call him/her crazy, paranoid or plain love struck but the unrequited lover remains the poster boy/girl of the celluloid. The following list features some of the most iconic stalkers on screen. Here is the list of top movies about psychopathic lovers. You can also watch some of these best stalker movies on Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime.
10. Sleeping With The Enemy (1991)
Universally panned by the critics for overall bad performances, this movie is about an obsessive husband with an unhealthy love for his wife. Seemingly a perfect couple at first, the viewer gets to see the ugly side of their relationship as the husband admonishes the wife for changing the order of the towels and then goes on to hit her. The brutally battered wife fakes her death to escape the husband but fate makes them meet again. Patrick Bergin as the abusive husband with OCD gives the creep. Fun fact – This movie has spawned 13 remakes in different languages.
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9. Single White Female (1992)